Benefits of Sponsorship

Sponsorship brings public recognition, educational opportunities and other ways of acknowledging contributions to NCQA’s work.

Benefits are based on an organization’s cumulative annual support to NCQA:

  • Platinum Sponsor $250,000 and above.
  • Gold Sponsor $150,000–$249,999.
  • Silver Sponsor $50,000–$149,999.
  • Bronze Sponsor up to $49,999.

Sponsorship Levels

Platinum Sponsor ($250,000+)

All Platinum-Level Benefits

Annual Executive Roundtable Meeting: An onsite presentation by NCQA senior executive management to review key strategic initiatives and programs at NCQA.

Technical Briefings (2): Reports on the progress of performance measures, physician recognition and other NCQA projects. The sponsor audience may include research, marketing, and/or quality improvement. Additional content areas may include new program areas in standards or performance measures under development.

Collaborative Efforts: Opportunities to identify additional areas for collaboration and recognition in accordance with NCQA’s Corporate Sponsor Guidelines.

Complimentary Education Attendance: Five complimentary seats at NCQA Education conferences (click here for information).

Gold Sponsor ($150,000–$249,999)

All Gold-Level Benefits

Onsite Briefing: An onsite presentation by NCQA staff to review key strategic initiatives and programs at NCQA.

Technical Briefing (1): A report on the progress of performance measures, physician recognition and other NCQA projects. The sponsor audience may include research, marketing and/or quality improvement. Additional content areas may include new program areas in standards or performance measures under development.

Complimentary Education Attendance: Three complimentary seats at NCQA Education conferences (click here for information).

Silver Sponsor ($50,000–$149,999)

All Silver-Level Benefits

Primary Point of Contact: Assigned primary point of contact with the Corporate and Foundation Relations office at NCQA to answer questions and facilitate discussions with NCQA.

NCQA Website Recognition and Sponsor Attribution: Sponsor logo, including optional hyper-link to a webpage destination of sponsor’s choice, is included in the “Sponsor” section of www.ncqa.org. NCQA’s website has approximately 1.6 million visitors per year. NCQA is recognized as the gold standard organization for measuring health care quality improvement. Organizations that support our mission are recognized as leaders in the quality movement.

Conference Call Briefing: A report on the progress of performance measures, physician recognition and other NCQA projects. The sponsor audience may include research, marketing and/or quality improvement. Additional content areas may include new program areas in standards or performance measures under development.

Complimentary Education Attendance: Two complimentary seats at NCQA Education conferences (click here for information).

Complimentary Publications: HEDIS Volumes 1 & 2. Used by more than 90% of the nation’s health plans and by leading employers and regulators. Volume 1 is an indispensable reference understanding the science of health care quality measurement. Volume 2 features the complete technical specifications for more than 70 measures, including all relevant CPT, ICD-9, LOINC and DRG codes.

Health Plan Accreditation Standards and Guidelines: Features in-depth explanations of the accreditation standards, scoring system, accreditation outcomes and reporting categories. Also includes eligibility requirements, application information and policies and procedures.

Bronze Sponsor (up to $49,999)

All Bronze-Level Benefits

Recognition and Visibility: NCQA Website. The sponsor name is included in the “Sponsor” section of www.ncqa.org. NCQA’s website has approximately 1.6 million visitors per year. NCQA is recognized as the gold standard organization for measuring health care quality improvement. Organizations that support our mission are recognized as leaders in the quality movement.

NCQA Annual Report Attribution: Recognition and sponsorship attribution of all donors appears in the annual report. Readership includes health plan members, provider organizations, purchasers, consumers, health policy decision makers and researchers. Distributed to more than 7,500 readers electronically and available in a downloadable pdf format on NCQA’s website, it receives thousands of additional references annually.

NCQA Newsletter: The Quality Matters newsletter highlights trends in quality and improvement initiatives in the health care system and activities around NCQA.

NCQA in the News: Semiannual news updates provide sponsors with published articles ranging from such publications as The New York Times to the New England Journal of Medicine, featuring information on NCQA and its activities to drive quality improvement.

If you have questions about NCQA sponsorship, contact donor.relations@ncqa.org.

Become a Sponsor

NCQA seeks contributions from like-minded organizations that support NCQA’s mission and vision and that want to participate in initiatives that advance the value agenda.

We accept contributions from corporations and from corporate and philanthropic foundations, in accordance with our guidelines.

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